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Friends President, Park Manager Speak at Event

Posted 08/23/2014

Friends President Dr. Gary Joiner and Mansfield State Historic Site Manager Scott Dearman were both speakers at the Jefferson Historical Association Civil War Symposium  in Jefferson, Texas, on Aug 9.

Joiner provided an introductory look at the Red River Campaign and Dearman spoke on the Battle of Mansfield at the day-long symposium.  The Friends of the Mansfield Battlefield were represented not only by these experts but by many of our members who enjoyed the wonderful hospitality of this historic Texas town.